|Hourse - Alex Charles - Alex Charles|
"Hourse" is a collection of pieces by Alex Charles, built around loops recorded on small portable instruments (thumb pianos, violin, accordion, percussion, larynx). Each piece follows a singular direction as loops are gradually accreted live to make fascinating polyrhythmic constructions. Alex Charles performed for a long time as Thee Moths and sometimes as Thee Alex. This new project Alex describes as "simultaneously more simple and more complex" and I'm delighted to present it on Linear Obsess...
Keywords: minimal; loops; acoustic; thumb piano; accordion
|Music For Barges - The Original Beekeepers - The Original Beekeepers|
Download includes PDF booklet of sleevenotes, photographs and full credits. Music for Barges Released Version - Part one: 1. It'll All Come Out In The Wash 2. Flow 3. Music For Barges 4. A Place To Stay Part two: 5. Dramatic Dulcimer 6. Tipperary 7. City Lights 8. Painting The Rococo Gardens 9. Bagpuss Bells 10. Rafine Hoshida (Old Lady Version) 11. Take Me To The Sea Part three: 12. Night Frogs 13...
Keywords: dreamy; pop; ambient; experimental; english; barges; drones; nostalgia; dulcimer; accordion
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|Air Buttons - Richard Sanderson - Richard Sanderson|
"Air Buttons" is an album of improvisations for melodeon and electronics. Download includes a PDF booklet of notes and images. Richard Sanderson- Melodeon, Footpedals ElectronIcs, Wind-Up Gramophone, Contact Microphone, Field Recordings. These pieces were recorded at home in Hither Green, usually on Friday afternoons when the housework was done and before the kids came back from school. As with my previous album of melodeon improvisations the instrument was recorded in three different ways - usi...
Keywords: melodeon; button accordion; experimental; improvisation; free improvisation; Linear Obsessional; free improv; electro acoustic; squeezebox
|Contractions For Ophelia - Weatherglass - Weatherglass|
Download comes with accompanying PDF booklet "Much of the music on Contractions for Ophelia was used as background to the birth of Weatherglass's grand-daughter, hence the title. All the music originated on acoustic instruments, including plucked and bowed acoustic guitar, lapsteel guitar, harmonium, accordion, dulcimer and found objects. Cornwall and Sykes Reservoir feature as special environmental guests, and vocals were supplied by various waterfowl and a budgie." - Weatherglass 2012 Recorded...
Keywords: Experimental; drone; ambient; acoustic; guitar; lapsteel; dulcimer; accordion; field recordings; cornwall